St. Nicholas Episcopal Church

The Episcopal Church in Scarborough, Maine

June 17, 2018 Fourth Sunday after Pentecost

THIS WEEK AT SAINT NICK’S

Sunday, June 17 – Ministers

Coffee Hour Host: Nancy Nickerson

Eucharistic Ministers: Jane Ducott(P) and Bill Nixon

Greeters: Nancy Agan and Carl Bredenberg

Lectors: Dorothy and John Sutton

Offering Teller: Nancy Agan

SUNDAY’S HYMNS

Opening:  #525 – “The Church’s One Foundation”

Gospel:  #301 – “Father, We Thank Thee Who Has Planted”

Closing:  #534 – “God Is Working His Purpose Out”

ABOUT THE INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC

The prelude for this Sunday is “Vision” by Josef Rheinberger (1839-1901 A.D.), a native of Liechtenstein.

The offertory for this Sunday is “Hatikvah”, a traditional Hebrew melody.

The postlude is “Will the Circle Be Unbroken?” as presented by the St. Nicholas Folk Ensemble.

The folk ensemble will have a short practice after Coffee Hour this Sunday, June 17.  We are working on a wonderful piece—“Let Everything That Hath Breath”.  Join us!

Terry Foster, Church Musician

Tuesday, June 19 – St. Elizabeth’s Essentials Pantry

Volunteers are needed to help distribute items to local residents.  Please see Terry Foster if you can help out.  We have a donation basket in our entryway.  Items that are most needed at this time are: summer clothing for adults and children, individually packaged toothbrushes, soup pots of 4 quarts or larger, footwear, new socks for adults and children, new underwear for adults and children, all eating utensils (dishes, cups, mugs, glasses, forks, knives and spoons), bedding (blankets, sheets, pillowcases), towels, backpacks for adults and children, and children’s strollers.

Thursday, June 21 – 9am – Holy Eucharist

Join us for a quiet start to your busy day.

LOOKING AHEAD

Sunday, June 24 – Ministers

Coffee Hour Host: Nancy Nickerson

Eucharistic Ministers: Carl Bredenberg(P) and Pam Hillman

Greeters: Erik and Dana Jensen

Lectors: Chris and Sarah Taylor

Offering Teller: Sean Walsh

Sunday, July 1 – Ministers

Coffee Hour Hosts: Erik and Dana Jensen

Eucharistic Ministers: Schedule coming soon.

Greeters: Schedule coming soon.

Lectors: Schedule coming soon.

Offering Teller: Anna Hamilton

SCARBOROUGH COMMUNITY GARDEN NEWS

We had our first harvest of Swiss chard and herbs on Tuesday. We are off to a productive growing season.

St. Nicholas Episcopal Church - Scarborough, Maine | A member of The Episcopal Diocese of Maine, The Episcopal Church, and the Worldwide Anglican Communion